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Stairway Hazards

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize the types and characteristics of stairways that you may encounter in your workplace
  • Describe safe stairway use practices that can minimize the risk of injury
  • Describe employee and employer responsibilities for maintaining safe walking and working conditions on stairways in your workplace

Available in English

16 Minutes

You will learn how to recognize stairway types that you may encounter in your workplace, the dangers associated with stairs, and how to minimize your risk of injury when using them. 

Course Outline
  • Stairway Hazards
Regulations
  • 29 CFR Subpart X - Stairways and Ladders, Standard Number 1926.1052 - Stairways
  • 29 CFR Subpart D - Walking-Working Surfaces, Standard Number 1910.25 - Stairways